Butterflies and Moths of the World Generic Names and their Type-species

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Genus:
Osidryas Meyrick, 1916 . Exotic Microlepid. 2 : 7.    [BHLBHL]

Status:
Objective Replacement Name

Homonyms: 1

Higher classification:
COPROMORPHOIDEA : COPROMORPHIDAE

Type-species:
Heterocrita chersodes Turner, 1913. Proc. Linn. Soc. N.S.W. 38: 222. [(of Heterocrita Turner, 1913)]    [BHLBHL]

Type-species designation:
by monotypy .

Type specimens:
See BHL scanned Type-species page: .

Notes:
Nye & Fletcher (1991) stated:-

Osidryas was established as an objective replacement name for Heterocrita Turner, 1913.

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Junior name(s):
Heterocrita Turner, 1913: 222.


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